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ROTATION SHEETS
ROTATION AND TILLAGE EXPERIMENTS
MAIN FIELD 1952

ROTATION 1
YEAR 1952
  A B C
Crop Oats, FP Corn, FP Wheat, DC
Variety Gopher Falconer Pilot
Plowing date 10-1-51 10-1-51  
Plowing depth      
Tillage before seeding DD 4-17
H 4-17
H 5-16 DD 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date 4-18 5-16 4-18
Seeding rate 1 1/2 bpa 8# per acre 1 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill 2 horse planter DD press drill
Tillage after seeding or other treatment Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12

Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23

Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date 7-31 9-10 8-6
Total pounds   4800# silage  
Straw pounds      
Grain pounds 790 1020 520
Yields per acre 24.7 bu. 14.6 bu. shelled corn 8.7 bu.
Grade 35.0# Good 59.5#

 

ROTATION 2
YEAR 1952
 

A

B

C

Crop Oats, SP Corn, SP Wheat, SP
Variety Gopher Falconer Pilot
Plowing date 4-17 5-15 4-17
Plowing depth      
Tillage before seeding H 4-17 H 5-16 DD 4-17

H 4-17

Seeding date 4-18 5-16 4-18
Seeding rate 1 1/2 bpa 8# per acre 1 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill 2 horse planter DD press drill
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12

Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23

Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date 7-31 9-10 8-6
Total pounds   4700# silage  
Straw pounds      
Grain pounds 700# 1060# 480#
Yields per acre 21.9 bu. 15.1 bu. shelled corn 8.0 bu.

Grade

35.0# Good 52.5#

 

ROTATION 3
YEAR 1952
  A B C
Crop Oats, FP Corn, FP Wheat, FP
Variety Gopher Falconer Pilot
Plowing date 10-1-51 10-1-51 10-1-51
Plowing depth      
Tillage before seeding DD 4-17

H 4-17

DD 5-16

H 5-16

DD 4-17

H 4-17

Seeding date 4-18 5-16 4-18
Seeding rate 1 1/2 bpa 8# per acre 1 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill 2 horse planter DD press drill
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12

Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23

Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date 7-31 9-10 8-6
Total pounds   5600# silage  
Straw pounds      
Grain pounds 860# 1260# 560#
Yields per acre 26.9 bu. 18.0 bu. shelled corn 9.3 bu.

Grade

35.0# Good 58.5#

 

ROTATION 4
YEAR 1952
 

A

B

C

Crop Wheat, FP Corn, FP Oats, DC
Variety Pilot Falconer Gopher
Plowing date 10-1-51 10-1-51 10-1-51
Plowing depth      
Tillage before seeding DD 4-17
H 4-17
DD 5-16
H 5-16
DD 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date 4-18 5-16 4-18
Seeding rate 1 bpa 8# per acre 1 1/2 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill 2 horse planter DD press drill
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23
Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date 8-6 9-10 7-31
Total pounds   5600# silage  
Straw pounds      
Grain pounds 480 1520 890
Yields per acre 8.0 bu. 21.7 bu. shelled corn 27.8 bu.
Grade 60.0# Good 33.5#

 

ROTATION 5
YEAR 1952
  A B C
Crop Oats, FP Fallow Wheat, F
Variety Gopher   Pilot
Plowing date 10-1-51 5-28  
Plowing depth      
Tillage before seeding DD 4-17
H 4-17
DF 6-12, 7-11 DF 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date 4-18   4-18
Seeding rate 1 1/2 bpa   1 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill   DD press drill
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52   Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date 7-31   8-6
Total pounds      
Straw pounds      
Grain pounds 720   760
Yields per acre 22.5 bu.   12.7 bu.
Grade 35.0#   57.5#

 

ROTATION 6
YEAR 1952
  A B C
Crop Oats, FP Corn, FP Barley, DC
Variety Gopher Falconer Trebi
Plowing date 10-1-51 10-1-51  
Plowing depth      
Tillage before seeding DD 4-17
H 4-17
DD 4-17
H 5-16
DD 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date 4-18 5-16 4-19
Seeding rate 1 1/2 bpa 8# per acre 1 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill 2 horse planter DD press drill
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12

Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23

Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date 7-31 9-10 7-31
Total pounds   5800# silage  
Straw pounds      
Grain pounds 610 1260 910
Yields per acre 19.1 bu. 18.0 bu. shelled corn 18.6 bu.

Grade

34.5# Good 46.5#

 

ROTATION 7
YEAR 1952
  A B C
Crop Barley, SP Corn, SP Oats, SP
Variety Trebi Falconer Gopher
Plowing date 4-17 5-14 4-17
Plowing depth      
Tillage before seeding H 4-17 H 5-16 H 4-17
Seeding date 4-18 5-16 4-18
Seeding rate 1 bpa 8# per acre 1 1/2 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill 2 horse planter DD press drill
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12

Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23

Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date 7-31 9-10 7-31
Total pounds   3500# silage  
Straw pounds      
Grain pounds 610 1500 610
Yields per acre 12.4 bu. 21.4 bu. shelled corn 19.1 bu.
Grade 45.0# Good 33.5#

 

ROTATION 8
YEAR 1952
  A B C
Crop Wheat, FP Fallow Oats, F
Variety Pilot   Gopher
Plowing date 10-1-51 5-28  
Plowing depth      
Tillage before seeding H 4-17 DF 6-12, 7-11 DF 4-17, 4-17
Seeding date 4-18   4-18
Seeding rate 1 bpa   1 1/2 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill   DD press drill
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52   Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date 8-6   7-31
Total pounds      
Straw pounds      
Grain pounds 600   1110
Yields per acre 10.0 bu.   34.7 bu.
Grade 59.0#   34.0#

 

ROTATION 9
YEAR 1952
- A B C
Crop Wheat, SP Corn, SP Oats, SP
Variety Pilot Falconer Gopher
Plowing date 4-17 5-14 4-17
Plowing depth - - -
Tillage before seeding H 4-17 H 5-16 H 4-17
Seeding date 4-18 5-16 4-18
Seeding rate 1 bpa 8# per acre 1 1/2 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill 2 horse planter DD press drill
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3,
7-23
Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date 8-6 9-10 7-31
Total pounds - 3000# silage -
Straw pounds - - -
Grain pounds 450 760 520
Yields per acre 7.5 bu. 10.9 bu. shelled corn 16.3 bu.
Grade 58.0# Fair 33.5#

 

ROTATION 10
YEAR 1952
  A B C D E
Crop

Wheat, DC
Cr. Whtgr.

Cr. Whtgr. Cr. Whtgr. Oats, FP, Sod Corn, SP
Variety Pilot - Std. Standard Standard Gopher Falconer
Plowing date         5-14
Plowing depth          
Tillage before seeding DD 4-17
H 4-17
    H 4-17 H 5-16
Seeding date 4-18     4-18 5-16
Seeding rate 1 bpa     1 1/2 bpa 8# per acre
Seeding manner DD press drill     DD press drill 2 horse planter
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52     Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12

Cul 6-20, 7-3

7-23

Harvest date 8-6   6-19 7-31 9-10
Total pounds   0 90#   6500# silage
Straw pounds          
Grain pounds 670     490 1400
Yields per acre 11.2 bu. 0 900# 15.3 bu. 20.0 bu. shelled corn
Grade 58.5#   Good 34.5# Good
Not enough hay on 10B to pick up with farm equipment

 

ROTATION 11
YEAR 1952
  A B C D E
Crop

Wheat, DC

S. Clover S. Clover Oats, SP Corn, SP
Variety Pilot Yellow Yellow Gopher Falconer
Plowing date       4-17 5-14
Plowing depth          
Tillage before seeding DD 4-17

H 4-17

DD 4-23

H 4-23

  H 4-17 H 5-16
Seeding date 4-18 4-24   4-18 5-16
Seeding rate 1 bpa     1 1/2 bpa 8# per acre
Seeding manner DD press drill DD press drill   DD press drill 2 HP
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-24-52     Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-24-52 H 6-12

Cul 6-20, 7-3

7-23

Harvest date 8-6 6-19 6-19 7-31 9-10
Total pounds   50 45   4200# silage
Straw pounds          
Grain pounds 430     760 380
Yields per acre 7.2 bu. 500# 450# 23.8 bu. 5.4 bu. shelled corn
Grade 59.0# Good Good 33.5# Fair

 

ROTATION 12
YEAR 1952
  A B C D E F
Crop

Wheat, DC

Oats, FP Corn, SP Cr. Wht. Cr. Wht. Cr. Wht.
Variety Pilot Gopher Falconer Standard Standard Standard
Plowing date     5-15      
Plowing depth            
Tillage before seeding DD 4-17

H 4-17

H 4-17        
Seeding date 4-18 4-18 5-16      
Seeding rate 1 bpa 1 1/2 bpa 8# per acre      
Seeding manner

DD press drill

2 HP      
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3
7-23
     
Harvest date 8-6 7-31 9-10 6-19 6-19 6-19
Total pounds     4800# silage 65 57 53
Straw pounds            
Grain pounds 540 1070 720      
Yields per acre 9.0 bu. 38.4 bu. 10.9 bu. shelled corn 650# 570# 530#
Grade 58.5# 35.5# Good Good Good Good

 

ROTATION 14
YEAR 1952
  A B C D
Crop S. Clover, GM Oats, GM Corn, SP Wheat, DC - S. Clover
Variety Yellow Gopher Falconer Pilot - Yellow
Plowing date     5-14  
Plowing depth        
Tillage before seeding DF 6-12 DD 4-17
H 4-17
H 5-16 DD 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date   4-18 5-16 4-18
Seeding rate   1 bpa 8# per acre 1 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill 2 HP DD press drill
Tillage after seeding DF 7-11 Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23
 
Harvest date   7-31 9-10 8-6
Total pounds     9200# silage  
Straw pounds        
Grain pounds   730 1920 1000
Yields per acre   22.8 bu. 27.4 bu. shelled corn 16.7 bu.
Grade   34.5# Good 59.0#
14A out of phase in 1952

 

ROTATION 15
YEAR 1952
  A B C D
Crop S. Clover, GM Wheat, GM Corn, SP Oats, DC  - S. Clover
Variety Yellow Pilot Falconer Gopher - Yellow
Plowing date     5-14  
Plowing depth        
Tillage before seeding DF 6-12 DD 4-17
H 4-17
H 5-16 DD 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date   4-18 5-16  
Seeding rate   1 bpa 8# per acre 1 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill 2 horse planter DD press drill
Tillage after seeding DF 7-11 Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12

Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23

 
Harvest date   8-6 9-10 7-31
Total pounds     4500# silage  
Straw pounds        
Grain pounds   498 540 580
Yields per acre   8.3 bu. 7.7 bu. shelled corn 18.1 bu.
Grade   50.0# Good 32.0#
15A out of phase in 1952

 

ROTATION 16
YEAR 1952
  A B C D
Crop S. Clover, GM Oats, GM Corn, SP Wheat, DC  S. Clover
Variety Yellow Gopher Falconer Pilot - Yellow
Plowing Date     5-14  
Plowing Depth        
Tillage before seeding DF 6-12 DD 4-17

H 4-17

H 5-16 DD 4-17

H 4-17

Seeding date   4-18 5-16 4-18
Seeding rate   1 bpa 8# per acre 1 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill 2HP DD press drill
Tillage after seeding
DF 7-11 Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52

H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23

Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date   7-31 9-10 8-6
Total Pounds     9000# silage  
Straw pounds        
Grain pounds   960 1640 580
Yields per acre   30.0 bu. 23.4 bu. shelled corn 9.7 bu.
Grade   33.0# Good 58.5#
16A out of phase in 1952

 

ROTATION 17
YEAR 1952
  A B C D
Crop S. Clover, GM Wheat, GM Corn, SP Oats, DC - S. Clover
Variety Yellow Pilot Falconer Gopher
Plowing Date     5-14  
Plowing Depth        
Tillage before seeding DF 6-12 DD 4-17
H 4-17
H 5-16 DD 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date   4-18 5-16 4-18
Seeding rate   1 bpa 8# per acre 1 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill 2 HP DD press drill
Tillage after seeding DF 7-11 Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12

Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23

 
Harvest date   8-6 9-10 7-31
Total Pounds     3800# silage  
Straw pounds        
Grain pounds   570 1020 330
Yields per acre   9.5 bu. 14.6 bu. shelled corn 10.3 bu.
Grade   56.0# Good 33.0#
17A out of phase in 1952.

 

ROTATION 18
YEAR 1952
  A B C D
Crop Wheat, F Corn, SP Oats, DC Fallow
Variety Pilot Falconer Gopher  
Plowing Date   5-15   5-28
Plowing Depth        
Tillage before seeding DF 4-17
H 4-17
H 5-16 DD 4-17
H 4-17
DF 6-16
7-11
Seeding date 4-18 5-16 4-18  
Seeding rate 1 bpa 8# per acre 1 bu.  
Seeding manner DD press drill 2 HP DD press drill  
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52

H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3 , 7-23

Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52  
Harvest date 8-6 9-10 7-31  
Total Pounds   8300# silage    
Straw pounds        
Grain pounds 680 2120 970  
Yields per acre 11.3 bu. 30.3 bu. shelled corn 30.3 bu.  
Grade 58.0# Good 33.5#  

 

ROTATION 19
YEAR 1952
  A B C D
Crop Fallow Oats, F Corn, SP Wheat, DC
Variety   Gopher Falconer Pilot
Plowing Date 5-28   5-14  
Plowing Depth        
Tillage before seeding DF 6-12, 7-11 DF 4-17
H 4-17
H 5-16 DD 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date   4-18 5-16 4-18
Seeding rate   1 bpa 8# per acre 1 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill 2 HP DD press drill
Tillage after seeding   Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23
Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date   7-31 9-10 8-6
Total Pounds     7000# silage  
Straw pounds        
Grain pounds   570 1420 550
Yields per acre   17.8 bu. 20.3 bu. shelled corn 9.2 bu.
Grade   33.5# Good 58.5#

 

ROTATION 31
YEAR 1952
  A B C D
Crop S. Clover, GM Oats, GM Corn, SP Wheat, DC  - S. Clover
Variety Yellow Gopher Falconer Pilot - Yellow
Plowing Date     5-14  
Plowing Depth        
Tillage before seeding DF 6-12 DD 4-17
H 4-17
H 5-16 DD 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date   4-18 5-16 4-18
Seeding rate   1 bpa 8# per acre 1 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill 2 HP DD press drill
Tillage after seeding DF 7-11 Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23
 
Harvest date   7-31 9-10 8-6
Total Pounds     5400# silage  
Straw pounds        
Grain pounds   670 1040 470
Yields per acre   20.9 bu. 14.9 bu. shelled corn 7.8 bu.
Grade   33.0# Good 58.0#

 

ROTATION 32
YEAR 1952
  A B C D
Crop S. Clover, GM Wheat, GM Corn, SP Oats, DC  - S. Clover
Variety Yellow Pilot Falconer Gopher -Yellow
Plowing Date     5-14  
Plowing Depth        
Tillage before seeding DF 6-12 DD 4-17
H 4-17
H 5-16 DD 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date   4-18 5-16 4-18
Seeding rate   1 bpa 8# per acre 1 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill 2 HP DD press drill
Tillage after seeding DF 7-11 Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23
 
Harvest date   8-6 9-10 7-31
Total Pounds     5000# silage  
Straw pounds        
Grain pounds   530 1240 760
Yields per acre   8.8 bu. 17.7 bu. shelled corn 23.8 bu.
Grade   57.5# Good 33.0#

 

ROTATION 42
YEAR 1952
  A B C D E F
Crop Corn, SP Wheat, DC Alfalfa Alfalfa Alfalfa Oats, FP
Variety Falconer Pilot Ladak Ladak Ladak Gopher
Plowing Date 5-14          
Plowing Depth            
Tillage before seeding H 5-16 DD 4-17
H 4-17
DD 4-23
H 4-23
    H 4-17
Seeding date 5-16 4-18       4-18
Seeding rate 8# per acre 1 bpa       1 bpa
Seeding manner 2 HP DD press drill       DD press drill
Tillage after seeding H 6-12

Cul 6-20, 7-3,

7-23

Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52       Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date 9-10 8-6 6-19 6-19 6-19 7-31
Total Pounds 4000# silage   120 80 30  
Straw pounds            
Grain pounds 900 500       1290
Yields per acre 12.9 bu. shelled corn 8.3 bu. 120# 80# 30# 40.3 bu.
Grade Good 58.5# Poor Poor Poor 34.5#

 

ROTATION 61
YEAR 1952

  A B C
Crop Fallow Wheat, F Oats, SP
Variety   Pilot Gopher
Plowing Date 5-28   4-17
Plowing Depth      
Tillage before seeding DF 6-12, 7-11 DF 4-17
H 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date   4-18 4-18
Seeding rate   1 bpa 1 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill DD press drill
Tillage after seeding   Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date   8-6 7-31
Total Pounds      
Straw pounds      
Grain pounds   530 780
Yields per acre   8.8 bu. 24.4 bu.
Grade   57.0# 33.5#

 

ROTATION 62
YEAR 1952
  A B C
Crop Corn, SP, Manured Wheat, FP Oats, SP
Variety Falconer Pilot Gopher
Plowing Date 5-14   4-17
Plowing Depth      
Tillage before seeding H 5-16 H 4-17 H 4-17
Seeding date 5-16 4-18 4-18
Seeding rate 8# per acre 1 bpa 1 1/2 bpa
Seeding manner 2 HP DD press drill DD press drill
Tillage after seeding H 6-12 Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23 Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date 9-10 8-6 7-31
Total Pounds 6200# silage    
Straw pounds      
Grain pounds 240 630 960
Yields per acre 3.4 bu. shelled corn 10.5 bu. 30.0 bu.

Grade

Poor 58.5# 33.5#

 

ROTATION 63
YEAR 1952
  A B C
Crop Fallow Wheat, F Oats, SP
Variety   Pilot Gopher
Plowing Date 5-28   4-17
Plowing Depth      
Tillage before seeding DF 6-12, 7-11 DF 4-17
H 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date   4-18 4-18
Seeding rate   1 bpa 1 1/2 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill DD press drill
Tillage after seeding   Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date   8-6 7-31
Total Pounds      
Straw pounds      
Grain pounds   230 440
Yields per acre   3.8 bu. 13.7 bu.

Grade

  54.0# 33.5#

 

ROTATION MC'
YEAR 1952
  C' D'
Crop Barley Fallow
Variety Trebi  
Plowing Date   5-28
Plowing Depth    
Tillage before seeding DF 4-17
H 4-17
DF 6-12, 7-11
Seeding date 4-19  
Seeding rate 1 bpa  
Seeding manner DD press drill  
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52  
Harvest date 8-4  
Total Pounds    
Straw pounds    
Grain pounds 1030  
Yields per acre 21.0 bu.  
Grade 45.5#  

 

ROTATION 40
YEAR 1952
  A B
Crop Oats, DC Corn, SP
Variety Gopher Falconer
Plowing Date   5-15
Plowing Depth    
Tillage before seeding DD 4-17
H 4-17
H 5-16
Seeding date 4-18 5-16
Seeding rate 1 1/2 bpa 8# per acre
Seeding manner DD press drill 2 horse planter
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23
Harvest date 7-31 9-12
Total Pounds   3600# silage
Straw pounds    
Grain pounds 530 540
Yields per acre 16.6 bu. 7.7 bu. shelled corn

Grade

34.0# Good

 

ROTATION 49
YEAR 1952
  A B
Crop Wheat, DC Corn, SP
Variety Pilot Falconer
Plowing Date   5-15
Plowing Depth    
Tillage before seeding DD 4-17
H 4-17
H 5-16
Seeding date 4-18 5-16
Seeding rate 1 bpa 8# per acre
Seeding manner DD press drill 2 Horse planter
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23
Harvest date 8-6 9-10
Total Pounds   4500# silage
Straw pounds    
Grain pounds 640 1120
Yields per acre 10.7 bu. 16.0 bu. shelled corn
Grade 58.0# Good

 

ROTATION 79
YEAR 1952
- A B
Crop Barley, DC Corn, SP
Variety Trebi Falconer
Plowing Date - 5-15
Plowing Depth - -
Tillage before seeding DD 4-17
H 4-17
H 5-16
Seeding date 4-19 5-16
Seeding rate 1 bpa 8# per acre
Seeding manner DD press drill 2 HP
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52 H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23
Harvest date 7-29 9-10
Total Pounds - 3900# silage
Straw pounds - -
Grain pounds 640 760
Yields per acre 13.1 bu. 10.9 bu. shelled corn
Grade 45.0# Good

 

ROTATION 242
YEAR 1952
  A B
Crop Corn, SP Millet, DC
Variety Falconer Siberian
Plowing Date 5-15  
Plowing Depth    
Tillage before seeding H 5-16 DD 4-17
Seeding date 5-16 4-24
Seeding rate 8# per acre 20# per acre
Seeding manner 2 HP DD press drill
Tillage after seeding H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23
Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date 9-10 8-14
Total Pounds 3600# silage 40
Straw pounds    
Grain pounds 680  
Yields per acre 11.3 bu. shelled corn 400#

Grade

Good Good
242 B - Millet harvested as hay.

 

ROTATION 243
YEAR 1952
  A B
Crop Corn, SP Flax, SP
Variety Falconer B. 5577
Plowing Date 5-15 4-17
Plowing Depth    
Tillage before seeding H 5-16 H 4-17
Seeding date 5-16 4-23
Seeding rate 8# per acre 2 pecks per acre
Seeding manner 2 horse planter DD press drill
Tillage after seeding H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23
 
Harvest date 9-10 9-3
Total Pounds 5800# silage  
Straw pounds    
Grain pounds 1740 120
Yields per acre 25.0 bu. shelled corn 2.1 bu.
Grade Good 53.0#

 

ROTATION 244
YEAR 1952
  A B
Crop Corn, FP Cr. Wht.
Variety Falconer Standard
Plowing Date 5-15  
Plowing Depth    
Tillage before seeding H 5-16  
Seeding date 5-16  
Seeding rate 8# per acre  
Seeding manner 2 horse planter  
Tillage after seeding H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23
 
Harvest date 9-10  
Total Pounds 6100# silage  
Straw pounds    
Grain pounds 2460  
Yields per acre 35.1 bu. shelled corn  
Grade Good  
244 B no longer in use for experimental purposes.

 

ROTATION 245
YEAR 1952
  A B
Crop Corn, SP Flax, DC
Variety Falconer B. 5577
Plowing Date 5-15  
Plowing Depth    
Tillage before seeding H 5-16 DD 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date 5-16 4-23
Seeding rate 8# per acre 2 pecks per acre
Seeding manner 2 horse planter DD press drill
Tillage after seeding H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23
 
Harvest date 9-10 9-3
Total Pounds 3600# silage  
Straw pounds    
Grain pounds 820 240
Yields per acre 11.7 bu. shelled corn 4.2 bu.
Grade Good 53.0#

 

ROTATION 414
YEAR 1952
  A B
Crop Potatoes, F Fallow
Variety Cobbler  
Plowing Date   5-28
Plowing Depth    
Tillage before seeding DF 5-10
H 5-10
DF 6-12, 7-11
Seeding date 5-10  
Seeding rate 10 bpa  
Seeding manner Hand planted  
Tillage after seeding    
Harvest date September 24  
Total Pounds 520#  
Straw pounds    
Grain pounds    
Yields per acre 5000# U.S. No. 1  
Grade

U.S. No. 1

 

 

ROTATION 415
YEAR 1952
  A B
Crop Potatoes, SP Wheat, DD
Variety Cobbler Pilot
Plowing Date 5-10  
Plowing Depth    
Tillage before seeding H 5-10 DD 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date 5-10 4-18
Seeding rate 10 bpa 1 bpa
Seeding manner Hand planted DD press drill
Tillage after seeding   Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date 9-24 8-6
Total Pounds 445#  
Straw pounds    
Grain pounds    
Yields per acre 4200# 15.5 bu.

Grade

U.S. No. 1 58.0#

 

ROTATION Continuous wheat
YEAR 1952
  A B C D
Crop Wheat, SP Wheat, FP Fallow Wheat, F
Variety Pilot Pilot   Pilot
Plowing Date 4-17   5-28  
Plowing Depth        
Tillage before seeding H 4-17 H 4-17 DF 6-12, 7-11 DF 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date 4-18 4-18   4-18
Seeding rate 1 bpa 1 bpa   1 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill DD press drill   DD press drill
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52   Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date 8-6 8-6   8-6
Total Pounds        
Straw pounds        
Grain pounds 450 550   490
Yields per acre 7.5 bu. 9.2 bu.   8.2 bu.
Grade 58.0# 59.0#   58.0#

 

ROTATION Continuous Oats
YEAR 1952
  A B C D
Crop Oats, SP Oats, FP Fallow Oats, F
Variety Gopher Gopher   Gopher
Plowing Date 4-17 10-1-51 5-28  
Plowing Depth        
Tillage before seeding H 4-17 H 4-17 DF 6-12
H 7-11
DF 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date 4-18 4-18   4-18
Seeding rate 1 1/2 bpa 1 1/2 bpa   1 1/2 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill DD press drill   DD press drill
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52   Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date 7-31 7-31   7-31
Total Pounds        
Straw pounds        
Grain pounds 540 640   940
Yields per acre 16.9 bu. 20.0 bu.   29.4 bu.
Grade 34.5# 33.5#   33.5#

 

ROTATION Continuous barley
YEAR 1952

  A B C D
Crop Barley, SP Barley, FP Fallow Barley, F
Variety Trebi Trebi   Trebi
Plowing Date 4-17 10-1-51 5-28  
Plowing Depth        
Tillage before seeding H 4-17 H 4-17 DF 6-12
H 7-11
DF 4-17
H 4-17
Seeding date 4-19 4-19   4-19
Seeding rate 1 bpa 1 bpa   1 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill DD press drill   DD press drill
Tillage after seeding Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52   Sprayed with 3/4 pint per acre application of Amine 2, 4-D on 6-4-52
Harvest date 7-31 7-31   7-31
Total Pounds        
Straw pounds        
Grain pounds 620 790   890
Yields per acre 12.6 bu. 16.1 bu.   18.1 bu.
Grade 45.0# 46.5#   45.0#

 

ROTATION Continuous corn
YEAR 1952
  A B C D
Crop Corn, SP Corn, FP Fallow Corn, F
Variety Falconer Falconer   Falconer
Plowing Date 5-15   5-28  
Plowing Depth        
Tillage before seeding H 5-16 H 5-16 DF 6-12, 7-11 DD 5-15
H 5-16
Seeding date 5-16 5-16   5-16
Seeding rate 8# per acre 8# per acre   8# per acre
Seeding manner 2 horse planter 2 horse planter   2 Horse planter
Tillage after seeding H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23
H 6-12 |
Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23
  H 6-12
Cul 6-20, 7-3, 7-23
Harvest date 9-10 9-10   9-10
Total Pounds 2700# silage 4600# silage   7000# silage
Straw pounds        
Grain pounds 1040 1220   2300
Yields per acre 14.9 bu. shelled corn 17.6 bu. shelled corn   32.9 bu. shelled corn
Grade Good Good   Good

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